Master of Music Checklist and Application Fall 2017

This is the most important page for successful completion of your application to The Shepherd School of Music. For this reason, we ask that you refer to this page to be sure you have completed every applicable step!
 

Master of Music Application Checklist

 

Date Due

 
Application with all supplemental materials

 


December 1, 2016

 


Non-refundable application fee of $85

 


December 1, 2016

 


Three letters of recommendation: online application or the paper version.

 


December 20, 2016

 


Unofficial transcripts attached to the application*

 

December 1, 2016

 


Official transcripts with Fall, 2016 grades. Please send official transcripts to musi@rice.edu or to the address listed on the Contact Us page.
A minimum grade point average of 3.0 is required.


 


January 20, 2017

 


Copies of 2 – 4 programs of performances in which you participated during undergraduate study and/or the last two years attached to the application.* A program example is here.

 


December 1, 2016

 


Shepherd School Financial Assistance Application attached to the application*

 


December 1, 2016

 


Audition profile form for harp, organ, trombone and tuba

 


December 1, 2016

 


Online submission of the preliminary recording, if necessary, is accessed from the Audition Page.

 


December 1, 2016

 


Composition applicants: online submission of your portfolio. Complete details can be found on the Master of Music Composition page.

 


December 1, 2016

 


Musicology applications only: Submit GRE scores (Rice institution code is 6609). Complete details are available on the Master of Music Musicology Audition page.

 


December 1, 2016

*all application attachments must be in .pdf format

Begin your application here:
Submission of an Application and supplemental materials